Michael Anthony Pena, 31 was born November 16, 1989 in Garden City Kansas to Rogelio Pena & Velma Vela. After graduating, Michael went to work as a roofer and did so for many years. He also worked as a landscaper and enjoyed doing what he did. With his attention to detail and skilled labor, many who knew him said that he loved his job. He also enjoyed writing and creating music and was a very poetic person. He was a great athlete who loved spending time with his cousins, his family, and his children.
In the early morning of November 27, 2020. Michael Anthony Pena was taken from this life much sooner than anyone could expect. Those left to cherish his memory are three sons, Malikye Callen De Santos, Aiden Arturo Pena, Vincent Angel Ramirez; a daughter, Layla Lizeth Pena; his mother and dad, Velma Vela & Bobby Zapata; his father, Rogelio Pena; one sister, Iesha Nicole Zapata; his grandmothers, Teresa Castaneda, Gloria Zapata; three step brothers, Roger Montoya, Noel Pena, Joseph Pena; five step-sisters, Ariel Ibarra, Qrishana Pena, Jewellissa Pena, Nayeli Pena.
He is preceded in death by his grandfathers, Raul Vela Sr., Biviano Zapata.
A prayer service will be held 6:00 pm Friday, December 4, 2020 in the Chapel of Broadway Funeral Directors with Rev. Lee Williams officiating. Visitation will start at 3:00 pm. All arrangements were made under the direction of Broadway Funeral Directors.